Connect Gateway
Gateway Between C2IP Camera Control Network and a Public Ethernet-based Network
The XML-based Connect Gateway operates as an independent platform that can simultaneously access the C2IP camera control network and a public network without compromising operational control of the cameras. By opening up control of high-performance cameras to external systems, your operators and facilities will develop more efficient studio workflows, so you'll increase productivity, and boost ROI. Connect Gateway is an XML-based platform, allowing any systems integrator to write user-specific camera control applications.
  • Gateway between external devices and camera control network
  • Diagnostic tool for LDX camera components in the C2IP network
  • Uses reliable and cost-effective Ethernet network infrastructure
  • Uses widely accepted XML as its message protocol
  • Hardware platform is built into a convenient 1 RU rack mounted industrial server
  • Dual Ethernet port configuration for fully separated public Ethernet and C2IP network operation
  • Redundant power supply for fail-safe operation
  • Interfaces for standard VGA monitor and USB devices directly on the server
Processor: Intel Core i3 2.93 GHz

Memory: 2 GB RAM

Drive: 160 GB SATA HDD, hot pluggable

LCD diagnostics
Connectors front:
  • 15-pin VGA for connecting a monitor during setup
  • 2 USB 2.0 for keyboard/mouse during setup
Connectors back:
  • NIC-1 RJ-45 1 GB Ethernet for the public network
  • NIC-2 RJ-45 1 GB Ethernet for the C2IP network
  • 15-pin VGA for connecting a monitor during setup
  • 2 USB 2.0 for keyboard/mouse during setup

Two redundant 400 watt power supplies

Dimensions (without bezel) (HxWxD):
  • 42.4 x 434.0 x 610 mm (1.67 x 17.10 x 24.00 in.)
For integration of applications developed by a third-party, a dedicated Software Development Kit is available which also includes a Gateway and camera simulator.

Please click here to fill in this form and the SDK will be made available to you at no charge.
September 9, 2010
Amsterdam, The Netherlands (IBC — Stand 1.D11), September 09, 2010Grass Valley™ is adding the LDK Connect Gateway, a bridge to external control  systems, to its LDK camera control portfolio, which already benefits from the uniquely powerful C2IP control system. The LDK Connect Gateway provides open interactions from external devices to the camera, from automating set-up changes in camera functionality to reporting diagnostics.

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